Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SAS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAS over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAS System
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 184 186
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2 -36
Contract jobs citing SAS 11 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.21% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.19% 1.86% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
East of England median daily rate £400 £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -22.73% +57.14%
10th Percentile £375 £413 £488
90th Percentile £504 £468 £585
England median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £42.50
England median hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +116.63% -62.49% +81.94%

SAS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 925 754 1039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.87% 15.59% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 458 594
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £241 £219 £196
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 80
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 £31.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.87% +6.78% +40.48%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.59 £10.50
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.88 £44.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.43
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.96% +7.92%

SAS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SAS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SAS in the East of England

SAS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAS in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAS in the East of England

SAS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAS in the East of England

SAS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAS within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -9 6 £400 - 11
Bedfordshire -11 2 £538 +21.13%
Hertfordshire -14 2 £400 - 2
Norfolk - 1 £400 -
SAS
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SAS.

1 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) ECMAScript
3 2 (18.18%) IntelliJ
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) Ajax
3 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design

SAS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (18.18%) SDL Web 8
1 2 (18.18%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Base SAS
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Impala
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Grunt
1 2 (18.18%) gulp
1 2 (18.18%) IntelliJ
1 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
1 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
1 2 (18.18%) PhantomJS
1 2 (18.18%) WebStorm
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) SAS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (18.18%) CRM Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Ajax
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) CSS3
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
1 2 (18.18%) PhoneGap
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (9.09%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Graphic Design
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (18.18%) iPad
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) SUSE
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Campaign Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 2 (18.18%) UX Design
3 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Personalization
4 1 (9.09%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Dart
2 2 (18.18%) ECMAScript
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Macro
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Alterian
3 2 (18.18%) Teradata
4 1 (9.09%) Informatica
4 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (9.09%) SAP